|Dream It Do It Western New York fair lets manufacturers showcase opportunities for students|
|Wednesday, May 3, 2017|
PORTVILLE — More than 900 local middle and high school students got the chance to operate forklift simulators, explore virtual Minecraft maps and maybe even shake hands with their future boss at Dream It Do It Western New York’s Manufacturing and STEM Fair Friday at Portville High School.
The Allegheny Family Of Companies representatives (Tim Burrows and Victor Autieri) were at the fair to show local students what products ABC manufactures.
|Bradford Chamber Honors Several For Enthusiasm, Achievement|
|Monday, April 24, 2017|
At the event, several awards were handed out, including the Allegheny Bradford Family of Companies — Allegheny Bradford Manufacturing, Top Line Process Equipment Co., Allegheny Surface Technology and ABC Actini — receiving the Exemplary Business Award.
“We try to remember that there is a partnership between business and the community that is required to improve the lives of the entire community,” company official Dan McCune said. “To that last point I would like to thank everybody in this room for their part in helping make the community a desirable place to live.”
|The Allegheny Bradford Family Of Companies is the BACC Exemplary Business Award Recipient For 2017|
|Monday, March 27, 2017|
The Allegheny Bradford Family of Companies — Allegheny Bradford Manufacturing, Top Line Process Equipment Company, Allegheny Surface Technology and ABC Actini — is the Bradford Area Chamber of Commerce’s Exemplary Business Award recipient for 2017.
The awards will be presented at the BACC Annual Meeting and Awards Presentation April 20 at the Pennhills Club.
Allegheny Bradford, or ABC, specializes in manufacturing and marketing stainless steel, sanitary/hygienic products to the pharmaceutical, biotechnical, cosmetic, food, beverage, dairy and electronics processing industries. ABC provides work for 243 employees through its companies in Lewis Run — latest data from the Center for Workforce Information and Analysis ranked its operations as No. 10 for largest employers in McKean County and No. 5 in manufacturers.
To aid in employee development, ABC works with the North Central Pennsylvania Advanced Materials and Diversified Manufacturing (AMDM) Industry Partnership, the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford Continuing Education, and the Workforce & Economic Develop Network (WEDnetPA) training programs. In addition, ABC is an active member of the Bradford Area HR Local Network Meeting, the Bradford Area School District Career Tech Advisory Committee and the Bradford Area Chamber of Commerce. The campus has more than 150,000 square feet of manufacturing, office and warehouse space.
In addition to its state-of-the art manufacturing processes, continuous improvement initiatives and ongoing training on safety and environmental issues, ABC’s leadership and employees are involved in numerous charitable activities throughout the community.
The social hour for the event starts at 6 p.m., followed by the awards presentation at 7 p.m. The evening will feature heavy hors d’oeuvres, desserts, refreshments and a cash bar.
All BACC members, their employees and guests are invited to attend. For tickets and sponsorship information, contact the Chamber at 368-7115.